Press Club

This month’s cartoon: Pentagon chicken vs. Washington Commanders

“What’s in a name?”
(Cartoon by Mike Mount)

The contest to name the “Pentagon chicken” produced plenty of great would-be monickers: Chick Cheney, Col. Sanders, Joint Cheeps of Staff.

Ultimately, the name Henny Penny was chosen, and the chicken found up being serenaded on national TV by Jimmy Fallon.

Contrast that with the reaction to Washington’s NFL team and its new name, the Washington Commanders, and you have the basis of the latest local Mike Mount cartoon.

Want to see all of Mike’s weekly musings? Join the ARLnow Press Club.

Recent Stories

Update at 9:40 p.m. — All lanes have reopened, Arlington County says. Update at 6:40 p.m. — The southbound lanes have reopened but the northbound lanes are expected to remain…

Enjoy alpacas, farmers markets and more at the Loudoun County Spring Farm Tour May 21-22.

A local man raised nearly $2,000 holding a yard sale this past weekend to help children impacted by the war. Constantin a Ukrainian-American who lives in Arlington’s East Falls Church…

Cali is the newest Adoptable Pet of the Week who loves treats, watching Netflix and nose boops.

×

Subscribe to our mailing list